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Drivers suing NYC black car company claiming they were pushed into financial distress

1 hour ago   |   NY Daily News

Hundreds of black car drivers who give rides to some of the city's wealthiest people say their company's business practices have put them on the brink of financial ruin. “Last...
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Don't Have Your Lunch Money? 1 Pennsylvania School District Threatens Foster Care

Don't Have Your Lunch Money? 1 Pennsylvania School District Threatens Foster Care

4 hours ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

Wyoming Valley West School District in Northeastern Pennsylvania sent families a letter stating that their children would be removed from their homes if unpaid cafeteria meal...
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US Treasury yields tick higher as investors consider smaller Fed rate cut

4 hours ago   |   CNBC

U.S. government debt prices were lower Monday, as investors scaled back their expectations for an aggressive rate cut by the Fed.
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IMF says Pakistan needs to mobilize tax revenue, cut debt

10 hours ago   |   National Post

WASHINGTON - Pakistan needs to mobilize domestic tax revenue to ensure funds for social and development programs, while reducing debt, the acting director of the International...
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Pennsylvania school district threatens to place children in foster care if parents don't pay off school lunch debt

Pennsylvania school district threatens to place children in foster care if parents don't pay off school lunch debt

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Wyoming Valley West School District in Pennsylvania sent letters to 1,000 parents, threatening to place their children in foster care if school lunch debts are not paid...
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Sell ‘Wise Honest' ship to pay NoKo debt to Otto Warmbier parents: judge

Sell ‘Wise Honest' ship to pay NoKo debt to Otto Warmbier parents: judge

16 hours ago   |   New York Post

A federal judge has given the green light for the sale of a seized North Korea vessel to pay down the judgement awarded to the parents of Otto Warmbier, who died after being...
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Ben Carson admits that black Americans are struggling in Trump's economy

19 hours ago   |   Think Progress

Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson admitted Sunday that America's black homeownership rates have fallen to the lowest levels on record during President...
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Experts say everyone should have an emergency fund, but I've found it's one of the smartest things any freelancer can do

Experts say everyone should have an emergency fund, but I've found it's one of the smartest things any freelancer can do

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

As a freelancer, you can be much more vulnerable to big financial changes, like sudden loss of income. Having an emergency fund can help you get through common things like a...
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Why debt forgiveness isn't so easy

Why debt forgiveness isn't so easy

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Dear John: With all this talk about writing off student debt, no one mentions the tax consequences of the forgiven debt. Will that be forgiven too? M.G. Dear M.G.: Good point...
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The Budget Mom - Kumiko Love

1 day ago   |   FOX News

"We're Momming Today" with The Budget Mom, Kumiko Love. If your biggest bill is childcare or the frequent trip to the grocery store - Miko says take advantage of Grandma and...
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Puerto Rico gov will not seek reelection, leaves his party amid calls for...

Puerto Rico gov will not seek reelection, leaves his party amid calls for resignation

The announcement comes as hundreds of thousands of Puerto Ricans swarmed outside La Fortaleza in Old San Juan last week, demanding the governor resign. Read more ...

Administration pauses enforcement of abortion restriction, still frustrating...

Administration pauses enforcement of abortion restriction, still frustrating clinics

Clinics expressed concerns regarding the move, which slows a new rule against abortions Read more ...

Yukiya Amano, The Head Of U.N. Nuclear Watchdog, Dies At 72

Yukiya Amano, The Head Of U.N. Nuclear Watchdog, Dies At 72

Amano, who was director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency, was instrumental in negotiations leading to the 2015 deal with Iran to limit its nuclear program. Read more ...

China just launched its own Nasdaq for local tech IPOs and one stock soared...

China just launched its own Nasdaq for local tech IPOs and one stock soared more than 500%

China launched its answer to the Nasdaq and some shares surged. More than 24 stocks IPO'd. The Star Market was announced by President Xi last year, in the hope it will... Read more ...

Iran busted 17 spies linked to CIA, some received death sentence - media

Iran busted 17 spies linked to CIA, some received death sentence - media

Iranian secret services uncovered a 17-member spy ring working against the country, according to state-affiliated media. Some of the agents have been given capital punishment. Read more ...

Will Robert Mueller's Testimony Shift The Prevailing Winds In Washington?

Will Robert Mueller's Testimony Shift The Prevailing Winds In Washington?

All eyes in the capital - and many more in the nation - will be on the former special counsel this week in Congress. Whatever takes place, the political stakes are high. (Image... Read more ...

4 inmates at a juvenile justice facility in Florida staged a fight and...

4 inmates at a juvenile justice facility in Florida staged a fight and escaped, officials say

The inmates then fought off staff in a control room and pushed a button to release the front door, a post on the sheriff's office Facebook page says. Read more ...

Arnie's Place in Concord celebrates National Ice Cream Day

Arnie's Place in Concord celebrates National Ice Cream Day

Ice cream shops around the country celebrated National Ice Cream Day on Sunday. Read more ...

Ricardo Rosselló Won't Seek Reelection As Puerto Rico Governor Amid...

Ricardo Rosselló Won't Seek Reelection As Puerto Rico Governor Amid 'Chatgate' Scandal

Leaked online chats between Rosselló and other officials sparked outrage across the U.S. island territory. Read more ...

Atlanta United strikes late in 2-0 victory over DC United

Atlanta United strikes late in 2-0 victory over DC United

ATLANTA - Gonzalo Martínez had a goal and an assist in the closing minutes to help Atlanta United beat D.C. United 2-0 on Sunday. Read more ...